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1 month ago

Amtrak backtracks on $25,000 charge to wheelchair passengers, promises policy review

Amtrack said it's not going to charge two riders with wheelchairs $25,000.
1 month ago
Amtrak backtracks on $25,000 charge to wheelchair passengers, promises policy review
2 months ago

Amtrak worker killed while working on electrical line in New York

An Amtrak maintenance man was working on a transformer in the Bronx when he was killed from a power surge Thursday morning.
2 months ago
Amtrak worker killed while working on electrical line
3 months ago

Authorities ID 3 killed in Florida crash with Amtrak train

Authorities have identified three people in Florida who were killed in a vehicle that collided with an Amtrak passenger train in Florida
3 months ago
7 months ago

Amtrak announces new non-stop service between DC and NYC

The Acela Nonstop will depart Washington Union Station and arrive at New York Penn Station with a total travel time of two hours and 35 minutes.
7 months ago
Amtrak announces new non-stop service between DC and NYC
1 year ago

Rescue underway for 183 Amtrak passengers stranded in Oregon

An Amtrak train with 183 passengers on board was stranded in Oregon for over 24 hours.
1 year ago
Rescue underway for 183 stranded Amtrak passengers
1 year ago

Amtrak train stranded with 183 people aboard

The Coast Starlight Train 11, traveling from Seattle to Los Angeles, came to a standstill near a tiny town in Oregon after hitting a tree that fell on the track.
1 year ago
Amtrak train stranded with 183 people aboard
1 year ago
Amtrak cars detach, stranding riders ahead of Thanksgiving
1 year ago

Amtrak train separates on tracks in New York

A New York-bound train got stuck near Albany when two of the cars separated, stranding passengers in the cold for over two hours.
1 year ago
Amtrak train separates on tracks in New York
2 years ago

Amtrak cars separate on Boston-bound Acela train

A passenger said the first class and quiet cars were impacted by the incident.
2 years ago
Amtrak train breaks apart en route to Boston
2 years ago

Amtrak train breaks apart on trip to Boston

All 52 passengers were uninjured; authorities are investigating the incident.
2 years ago
Amtrak train breaks apart on trip to Boston
2 years ago

Chaotic 911 calls released from deadly train accident

Police released the calls from inside the train to a 911 dispatcher moments after an Amtrak train on its way to Miami crashed head on into a freight train in South Carolina.
2 years ago
Chaotic 911 calls released from deadly train accident
2 years ago

Truck driver in last week's train crash was trying to go through a closed crossing, Amtrak president says

Amtrak's president talked about the deadly crash last week in Virginia.
2 years ago
Train crash last week happened when truck driver went into closed crossing: Amtrak
2 years ago

South Carolina Amtrak crash is the latest in a string of accidents over the past few years

Sunday's deadly crash in South Carolina was the latest in a string of Amtrak accidents.
2 years ago
Amtrak crash is the latest in a string over last few years
2 years ago

Amtrak train on wrong track in deadly crash; it says freight line controls signals

"The cafe car ... was completely folded in half," a passenger said.
2 years ago
Amtrak train was on wrong track in deadly crash, authorities say
2 years ago

New details on Amtrak crash that killed 2 people

A Miami-bound Amtrak train appeared to be on the wrong track when it collided with a freight train in South Carolina, killing two people and injuring 116, according to authorities.
2 years ago
New details on Amtrak crash that killed 2 people
2 years ago

2 dead after Amtrak passenger train collides with freight train in South Carolina

This is the second deadly train accident involving Amtrak in less than a week.
2 years ago
2 dead after Amtrak passenger train collides with freight train in South Carolina
2 years ago

NTSB finds 'weak safety culture' at Amtrak after fatal Pennsylvania crash

NTSB found 20 cultural safety lapses at Amtrak during its investigation.
2 years ago
'Weak safety culture' at Amtrak led to fatal 2016 crash, investigators say
2 years ago

Video shows moments before fatal Amtrak crash

Following a 19-month investigation, the National Transportation Safety Board identified 20 different factors contributing to the April 2016 crash that killed two veteran Amtrak employees when the company's train struck a backhoe and derailed.
2 years ago
Video shows moments before fatal Amtrak crash
3 years ago

4 Amtrak cars derail south of Tacoma

Plus, Whole Foods recalls over 400 pounds of mismarked tuna salad; racing dogs tested positive for cocaine in Florida.
3 years ago
4 Amtrak cars derail south of Tacoma
3 years ago

Amtrak engineer of deadly train crash in Philadelphia turns himself in

The district attorney had decided not to prosecute Brandon Bostian, but the families of some of the victims filed a private criminal complaint.
3 years ago
Amtrak engineer of deadly train crash in Philadelphia turns himself in
3 years ago

Behind the Scenes at Amtrak: How the Rail Giant Turns Trains Around

What's a "scrub and shove" anyway?
3 years ago
Behind the Scenes at Amtrak: How the Rail Giant Turns Trains Around
4 years ago

2 Killed When Amtrak Train Collides With Car in California

The crash happened on the eastern shore of San Francisco Bay.
4 years ago
2 Killed When Amtrak Train Collides With Car in California
4 years ago

Amtrak 188 Engineer Distracted Before Deadly Derailment, NTSB Says

NTSB investigation cites reason for the crash in Philadelphia last May.
4 years ago
Amtrak Engineer Distracted Before Deadly Derailment, NTSB Says
4 years ago
Crash Photos Show Devastation Inside the Amtrak Train